Tuesday, February 20, 2018


MGBL Girls Championship Sunday

While the snow was melting outside of Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef, the playoff action was heating up in the gym. This year’s seventh/eighth grade matchup featured some familiar faces on the side line, a rematch of last year’s championship with Coaches

TABC Hockey Sweeps Double Header Against HAFTR

Both the STORM varsity and JV hockey teams played impressive games against HAFTR in a double header on Saturday night. With strong offense and defense, both TABC teams managed to top their tough opponents with a final score of 4-2 for varsity and 2-0 for JV.


My Most Difficult Ironman Experience

Part 1

I’ve done the Ironman five times. (Nut case.) The first time, I was reduced to shuffling like an old man. But that wasn’t the hardest. The third time I nearly passed out. But that wasn’t the hardest. The second was the hardest.

Frisch JV Ice Hockey Collects Its First Win

The Frisch JV Ice Hockey team secured their first win of the season with a 7-3 victory over West Orange High School at Codey Arena in West Orange. Frisch withstood some thunderous body checks in the opening period (while managing a few of their own) while taking a 3-1 lead.


Bruriah Lightning Basketball Sits Atop B-League Standings

For the second time in a week the Bruriah Lightning B League basketball team walked away from a game against SKA with a win. A week ago the Lightning sealed a stunning win on the road at SKA with a fast break by senior Talya Markowitz and a three-pointer by sophomore Avigayil Kahn. Facing its opponent from last year’s

RPRY Faculty Enriched Through Metacognitive Electives

RPRY’s professional development day engaged teachers in hands-on electives to hone their teaching craft through carefully designed art, improv theater and gym classes.

The day started with elective opportunities in the arts which served a double purpose. One was to give teachers an opportunity

SAR Sting Varsity Boys Hockey Defeats DRS Wildcats

On November 30, the SAR Sting boys varsity hockey team traveled to the DRS Greenhouse to take on the defending champions from Woodmere. SAR lost a tough semi-final match last season at DRS and were looking for a big win this time around.

The DRS seniors, led by goaltending star and captain Jakey

RKYHS Is Filled With School Spirit at Sports Night

On Monday night, November 20, RKYHS held its first ever Sports Night and Tailgate. The entire evening promoted a sense of camaraderie and unity among the students and the school spirit was palpable throughout the building. The night was an ideal way for the students to come together as one and recognize


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MGBL Minute

This week started the girls playoff action. We had some thrilling games and dramatic upsets. One of the most glaring upsets occurred in the second grade girls division. The Toppan Vintage team was facing PressONE.net—Voice & Internet,

Frisch Ice Hockey Starts Season With 7-6 victory

In Frisch’s first game of the season, Maury Bauer had two goals and an assist, including the game winner with 28 seconds left to lead Frisch to a 7-6 win over Oratory at Union Sports Arena.

Jake Fromen had a goal and two assists for Frisch. Benjamin Feintuch had a goal and an assist, Noah

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Sophia Esses

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize twelve -year-old Sophia Esses as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Yavneh Academy sixth grader loves sports—watching and playing! She plays basketball for MGBL and CMEK. She has played softball in the Yavneh Youth League and TBO. This year